Enterprise Former cattle rustlers trade arms for new enterprisesA group of reformed cattle rustlers who have invested in boda boda business at Makutano Township, Wes Pokot County. PHOTO | OSCAR KAIKAI | NMGGroups of youths in West Pokot County are reaping big from new sources of income after abandoning cattle rustling that had defined their lives for ages. The youths have invested in various businesses such as boda boda, rearing of poultry and crop production that are gradually transforming their livelihoods. They are now investing in boda boda business in Makutano Township and its environs. “The low capital investment in boda boda business coupled with its attractive returns is transforming the reformed warriors economically,” says Julius Karimoi, the group chairman.
Source: The North Africa Journal June 17, 2019 18:33 UTC